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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 02:35:45 +0000
Spark lights up Cat M1 IoT network New Zealand telco deploying Cat M1 across the country in the coming six months.

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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 02:05:00 +0000
Google secretly logs users into Chrome whenever they log into a Google site Browser maker faces backlash for failing to inform users about Chrome Sync behavioral change.

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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:52:47 +0000
CSIRO directs space agency away from humans and towards commercialisation The country's peak research agency is nudging the newly stood up space agency in the direction of space technology R&D, rather than sending a man to the moon.

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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:38:25 +0000
Startup Kindred brings sliver of hope for AI in robotics San Francisco-based startup Kindred outlines the challenges to using deep learning kinds of artificial intelligence to train robots in the real world. The study offers hope that by setting benchmarks, machine learning really can train robots at some point.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:41:35 +0000
New iPhones get lukewarm reception in China Apple's new iPhones are priced unprecedentedly expensive in China, the most popular model on its debut is the priciest iPhone XS Max 512G model which reached $1,870 per unit in official channels in the country.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 22:30:21 +0000
Firefox bug crashes your browser and sometimes your PC Bug affects Firefox on Mac, Linux, and Windows, but not Android.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 22:00:00 +0000
The race to ruin the internet is upon us Australia versus China versus Europe: It's a potent combination of ineptness and maliciousness, and the internet is about to change.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 20:47:07 +0000
Apple Watch 4, Amazon Echo devices, Google rumors (MobileTechRoundup show #445) Apple's new iPhones and watches are now available, Nintendo Switch Online is up, Amazon announced a ton of new devices, and Google is launching new devices soon.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 16:44:00 +0000
Google Pixelbook Chrome OS tablet, aka Nocturne, likely coming in October Google is holding a hardware event in October and in addition to the rumored Pixel 3 devices we are likely to see some kind of Chrome OS device or two. Kevin Tofel did some digging and made some intriguing discoveries.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 16:43:00 +0000
There is no one role for AI or data science: this is a team effort 'How quote-to-cash works in in any ERP is not something that you can teach a data scientist in two days.'

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 12:00:03 +0000
I tried to buy a sweater on H&M's site, Firefox told me to stop You think all your favorite retail sites are secure? It appears they might not be.

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Sun, 23 Sep 2018 08:10:20 +0000
Wendy's faces lawsuit for unlawfully collecting employee fingerprints Restaurant chain faces class-action lawsuit in Illinois for breaking BIPA state law.

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Sat, 22 Sep 2018 13:20:00 +0000
Apple Watch Series 4 first look review: Thinner body, bigger screen, higher price Apple's latest wearable improves exactly where customers wanted to see improvements; larger viewable area, longer battery life, and enhanced health and fitness functionality. After a day with the new Apple Watch, it's clearly one of the best smartwatches available today.

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Sat, 22 Sep 2018 08:10:00 +0000
Hacker gets a whopping 14 years in prison for running Scan4You service Ruslan Bondars run a "VirusTotal-for-crooks" operation from 2009 to 2017.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:09:00 +0000
Twitter notifies users about API bug that shared DMs with wrong devs Twitter said the API bug was active between May 2017 and early September 2018, for nearly 16 months.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 17:46:22 +0000
iPhone XS Max first impressions: It's big, but not too big Does the biggest iPhone ever make a good first impression? Let's look.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:55:00 +0000
New Virobot malware works as ransomware, keylogger, and botnet Virobot will use locally installed Outlook instances to spam other users and spread a copy of itself.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:19:00 +0000
iPhone XS and XS Max reveals some battery surprises A teardown of Apple's new iPhone XS reveals a battery that's smaller than in last year's iPhone X.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 13:00:08 +0000
Windows 10 Mobile's last gasp? Wileyfox revives its dead Windows 10 phone Back by popular demand, apparently, and the Wileyfox Pro now costs around $100, down from $260.

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Fri, 21 Sep 2018 12:48:00 +0000
Thousands of WordPress sites backdoored with malicious code Malicious code redirects users to tech support scams, some of which use new "evil cursor" Chrome bug.

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